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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185564
Last updated: 6 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman A-6A Intruder
Owner/operator:VA-128, US Navy
Registration: 154125
C/n / msn: I-260
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, Skagit County, Washington. -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:NAS Whidbey Island, Washington (NUW/KNUW)
Destination airport:NAS Whidbey Island, Washington (NUW/KNUW)
A-6A Intruder BuNo. 154125 of VA-128, US Navy: Crashed August 27 1968 near Anacortes, Fidalgo Island, Skagit County, Washington. Aircraft apparently struck treetops in letdown through cloud layer, north of Whidbey Island (at approximate Coordinates: 4830′7″N 12237′25″W). Both crew members - Lt Commander Hower (pilot) and Lt (JG) L. T. Lockwood - ejected successfully and sustained only mild skin abrasions.



Revision history:

20-Mar-2016 00:48 Dr.John Smith Added
20-Mar-2016 00:49 Dr.John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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